The Sympathizer Test | Mid-Book Test - Medium

Viet Thanh Nguyen
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 122 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.

The Sympathizer Test | Mid-Book Test - Medium

Viet Thanh Nguyen
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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. How tall is Claude described as in Chapter 1?
(a) 6'4".
(b) 6'2".
(c) 5'8".
(d) 5'11".

2. What Founding Father does the narrator describe having said that an older mistress is a wonderful thing in Chapter 5?
(a) John Adams.
(b) Benjamin Franklin.
(c) Alexander Hamilton.
(d) Thomas Jefferson.

3. Where does the narrator wake up in the hospital after the accident on the movie set?
(a) New York.
(b) Bangkok.
(c) Saigon.
(d) Manila.

4. What author is cited in the narrative as saying "East is East and West is West, and never the twain shall meet"?
(a) Alexandre Dumas.
(b) Karl Marx.
(c) Rudyard Kipling.
(d) Friedrich Nietzsche.

5. How many fingers does the narrator describe the General having lost in Chapter 1?
(a) 6.
(b) 3.
(c) 5.
(d) 1.

Short Answer Questions

1. What business has the General decided to open to raise money for the movement in Chapter 12?

2. Where is Asia Soo's father from?

3. Who has the General enlisted to help the narrator in killing the major in Chapter 5?

4. How does the narrator describe having broken the Watchman during interrogation in Chapter 11?

5. Of what ethnicity is the actor who plays Danny Boy in the Auteur's film?

Short Essay Questions

1. Who are the "Vietnamese" actors in The Hamlet with speaking roles and how are they described?

2. How is the theme of religion explored in Chapter 5?

3. How does the narrator become injured in Chapter 11?

4. Whom does the narrator become entranced by at the wedding in Chapter 7? Why?

5. How does the narrator become involved in the production of the film The Hamlet?

6. Who is Claude? How does the narrator know this character?

7. What is the first business venture the General undertakes in the U.S.? Why?

8. How would you describe the narrator's relationships with his parents?

9. How would you describe the narrative style of The Sympathizer?

10. How is the theme of duality introduced in Chapter 1?

(see the answer keys)

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